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Keeping Things Cool | Car Cooling System

One pre-summer chore you need to do for your car is find a Madison auto mechanic to check out your cooling system. Some drivers wonder if they can cut car costs a bit during the summer time by using water alone in their car’s cooling system. They figure that coolant, or “anti-freeze,” is there to…
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Keep Pumping

If the water pump in your car or truck fails, you need to get it fixed asap or risk serious engine damage. Today is a field day for runners and walkers with at least three 5K events in the Madison area. There’re the HDSA Team Hope 5k Run / 2k Walk at Henry Vilas Park…
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Engine Temperature Rising?

Might be a broken water pump. You’re returning from a visit to the University of Wisconsin's Geology Museum where your kids got a sugar-coated science lesson when you think you hear a “pinging” sound from your engine. As you wonder if you’re experiencing auditory hallucinations, you see your car or truck temperature gauge is rising…
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Before You Get All Steamed Up

Get your water pump checked out. You’ve been looking forward to this weekend’s Midwest Stand Up Paddle Festival not just to watch but to try your hand – or paddle – at learning about SUP. But from the looks of the leak under your car or truck, you think you might be paddling your vehicle…
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